November 8, 2017 07:05 PM

Wrap Up for Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Roll Call Votes

1.      Confirmation of Executive Calendar #384, Peter B. Robb, of Vermont, to be General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board; confirmed: 49-46.

2.      Motion to invoke cloture on Executive Calendar #407, William L. Wehrum, of Delaware, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency; confirmed: 49-46.

Legislative Business

Passed H.R.3243: FITARA Enhancement Act of 2017.

Passed Calendar #250, H.R.194: Federal Agency Mail Management Act of 2017.

Adopted S.Res.324: Diabetes Heart Health Awareness.

Adopted S.Res.325: National Obesity Care Week.

Executive Business

Confirmed the following nominations:

Executive Calendar #400, Melissa Sue Glynn, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

Executive Calendar #401, Cheryl L. Mason, of Virginia, to be Chairman of the Board of Veterans’ Appeals.

Executive Calendar #402, Randy Reeves, of Mississippi, to be Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Memorial Affairs.